OPA Libraries Newsletter

Feb/March 2021

Elementary Library

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Mock Caldecott

Actual Caldecott Winner

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Students voted on which book they liked the best for a Mock Caldecot.

Some of the younger classes chose this as their winner which was the actual winner this year.

Below were some other choices made for Mock Caldecott winner.

Jr. High Library

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Jr. High Library News

Digital Resources


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Black History Month

History Makers: Biographies

Largest collection of African American oral history videos


Women's History Month

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Smithsonian: Votes for Women

The Jr. High received a set of posters from the Smithsonian Institute about the history of women's suffrage.


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The name of March comes from Martius, the first month of the earliest Roman calendar. It was named after Mars, the Roman god of war, and an ancestor of the Roman people through his sons Romulus and Remus.

Mars Rover

Exciting news!

NASA landed the Perseverance rover on Mars

February 18th, 2021

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Get in the Habit of Asking Questions-reading isn't passive.

Acostúmbrate a hacer preguntas-leyendo no es pasivo.